Consulting Pension Actuary

The Position

We are recruiting for a Pension Consulting Actuary with 4-7 years of relevant experience. Are you a data-driven professional interested in working with market leading tools and technology? If you are seeking a role that offers you the opportunity to consult with clients on complex actuarial and retirement consulting projects, consider a career with Odyssey.

The Role

A Consulting Actuary will be responsible for supporting Odyssey’s strategic growth by leading and delivering strategic client engagements, serving as strategic advisor to clients, developing new business and products and assisting a team of actuarial consultants. You’ll also be asked to contribute your thought leadership though newsletters, whitepapers, case studies and other tools to inform our clients as on topical issues.

  • Lead and manage multiple client relationships and engagements;
  • Implement initiatives for Odyssey products, tools and services through training and regular meetings;
  • New Business Development – Support new business and/or product lines for the organization’s growth;
  • Establish a trusted advisor role with clients and provide consistent, superior relationship management;
  • Identify opportunities to cross sell projects and services to current clients;
  • Contribute to new marketing initiatives to generate sales leads;
  • Finalize and present quality deliverables to clients;
  • Provide deep level of technical expertise for client relationships;
  • Assist actuaries and other financial experts in the delivery of value-added models, projections and analytics;
  • Mentor others and support their professional growth.

Additional Skills are as follows:

  • Initiative – Ability to decide in an independent way what actions should be taken;
  • Effective Communication – Demonstrates the ability to convey thoughts and express ideas effectively, both verbally and written;
  • Team Player – Builds constructive working relationships characterized by a high level of acceptance, cooperation, and mutual respect;
  • Time Management – Makes reasonable estimates of resources needed to achieve goals or complete projects. Uses methods to plan and track work and commitments;
  • Continuous Learning – Displays an ongoing commitment to increasing skills;
  • Leadership – Develops the ability of others to perform and contribute to the organization by providing ongoing feedback and opportunities to learn through formal and informal methods;
  • Emotional Intelligence – Consistently exercises sound judgment;
  • Strategic Thinking – Formulates objectives and priorities and implements plans consistent with the long-term interest of the organization and employees.

Key Requirements

Required:

  • Enrolled Actuaries designation;
  • Minimum of 4 year of pension actuarial experience;
  • Strong project management skills;
  • Executive presence with excellent oral and written communications skills; ability to communicate effectively
  • Experience with Microsoft® Excel, Access, Power Point and Word;

You Deeply Identify with Odyssey Advisors Values:

  • Efficient & Speedy – you get work done in a fraction of the time as industry peers.
  • Intellectually Curious – you are thoughtful & inquisitive; people enjoy working with you because they learn from you.
  • Mission-Driven & Committed – you are passionate about the company’s purpose and are immensely productive.
  • Team Oriented – you celebrate and take joy in the success of others on the team.

Preferred:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Actuarial Science, Math or Statistics.
  • Internal or external client management experience;
  • Advanced experience with Microsoft® Excel and Access;
  • Expertise in Salesforce;
  • Experience with LynchVal and ASC;
  • Strong task management skills; detail orientation and organizational and analytical skills;
  • Understanding of client business issues;
  • Ability to work well with other team members, and to provide leadership;
  • Demonstrate ability to develop relationships within/outside of the Actuarial practice;
  • Must be a US Citizen or have US Work Authorization as we do not sponsor for any Visas.

How to Apply

Please send a cover letter and resume to careers@odysseyadvisors.com for consideration.